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Address: Blvd. Kukulkan km 9.5 | Surfin Burrito across the street from Senior Frogs in Cancun's hotel zone, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Phone Number: 1 707 849-6750
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You and the ENTIRE FAMILY can learn to surf in Cancun, in ONE EASY LESSON!...

You and the ENTIRE FAMILY can learn to surf in Cancun, in ONE EASY LESSON! Whether you've never surfed before and have always dreamed of learning, or if you want to improve on your existing surfing skill set, the instructors at Gnarly's Surf School and the waves at the beaches in Cancun cater to surfers of ALL ages and experience! Cancun's beaches year-round beautiful blue waters have the best waves in the world for learning how to surf! Our classes and camps consist of a truly unique and personalized surf instruction, right here on Cancun's most beautiful beaches! Our professional surf photographers and experienced instructors are right there in the water with you, guiding you through every wave. The main focus of our sessions is surfing instruction and water-safety, while still having a blast! Gnarly's Surf School's VIP Packages are all-inclusive, including pick-up from the lobby of your hotel! All you have to bring is your positive attitude, and the sunscreen! We provide surfing lessons in different packages to accomodate individuals, couples, families, or other groups of the enlightened who want to learn this amazing art form. All surf lessons are custom; Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced, we will guide you through an amazing, safe, and life-changing adventure! Whether it's having the confidence to start surfing, or trying to attain a higher knowledge and skill-set to reach the next step in your surfing game, you will have exclusive surf instruction and an amazing experience on a beautiful beach in Cancun, and GUARANTEED TONS OF FUN!!!

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This guy is fantastic

Gnarly was the best. Easy to learn from. Great instruction. Goes 100% above and beyond to make your experience a blast.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 June 2014
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

Gnarly was the best. Easy to learn from. Great instruction. Goes 100% above and beyond to make your experience a blast.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

By far the best day yet of our 5 weeks in Central America. Learning to surf with Gnarly was unbelievable. Such a great bloke, superb way of teaching and incredibly supportive. Helped us with every single wave until we were ready to start catching them on our own, even then he kept his eyes fixed on us, signalling when to... More 

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Cedar City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014

Uncle Gnarly picked us up at our hotel and brought us to his place for surf lessons. He was a very fun guy and worked diligently to get each person in our group up and we did! The surf was tricky for first timers compared to other places I have seen surf lessons given. He gave us some good advice... More 

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

You have to learn to surf from Uncle Gnarly! What a blast. I personally recruited 3 other families at my resort to give it a try. He was patient, funny and super attentive. You couldn't ask for more in an instructor. We had a ball! Great for all ages and so so much fun! :)

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Thank BethOutWest
Santa Fe, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

Life changing experience in Cancun. On our fifth trip to paradise, we finally found what we've been missing! Recommended for all!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

I had my kids (7 & 8) and they an and unbelievable time with "Uncle Gnarly" He is great with kids and truly focused on safety and fun. I highly recommend him

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2014

Went surfing today on beach in Cancun with Gnarly and co. Great experience. Had both my son and I up in about 10 minutes. Excellent video and pics (taken by them from our camera for us!!). My son even paddled into his own wave and rode it without any help from Gnarly (except for the "paddle harder" and "stand up!!").... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I tried surfing for the first time here in Cancun. At first I was a little uneasy about Gnarly but once we got to talking a little more my first impression of him went out the door! He is very honest, hilarious, with lots of surfing experience under his belt and had many interesting stories to tell.... More 

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San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

I took a surf class with my sister and a friend a years ago. I had a blast!! we literally got up on the board in less than 30 min! Gnarly is super cool surfer dude teacher! you will love hime he is very funny and a very good teacher, we even got 30 extra min after our time was... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2014 via mobile

Uncle Gnarly is the BEST! We'd give him 6+ stars if we could! My son and daughter learned to surf with his patient passionate guidance! There is no better experience!!! He is very encouraging. It was so relaxed and easygoing. No pressure only fun. Kept encouraging even in harsh conditions and uncooperative waves. Extended their session because of all the... More 

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